AXA ensuring a climate safe future
The AXA research fund just published its call for applications for the funding of chairs and post-doctoral fellowships. The thematic priorities eligible for funding are research on risks, especially environmental risks: climate change, natural hazards and human driven environmental changes.
The global selection rate is 15%. Over the last years, seven Irish applications have won this international call for applications:
One fellowship in University College Cork
Two fellowships in University College Dublin
Four fellowships in Trinity College Dublin
Only research institutions may submit applications, no individual application will be considered.
For more information on how to proceed , please click here.
The Postdoctoral or Junior Research Fellowship funding is granted for a fixed duration of 24 months, for a maximum total of € 120.000. To apply to these fellowships, host institutions must be registered in the Axa Research Fund’s database.
You can find the schedule here..
The AXA Chair scheme aims at creating an academic full-time position. 3 to 6 new AXA Chairs are created each year.